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NCJ Number: 148914 Find in a Library
Title: Current Efforts and Future Challenges: The 1993 Annual Report of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency
Corporate Author: Pennsylvania Cmssn on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 35
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report summarizes the issues and initiatives addressed by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency during 1993 and outlines issues and activities to be addressed during 1994.
Abstract: The report discusses eight major program areas: intermediate sanctions, statistical and policy research, juvenile justice and delinquency prevention, the training of deputy sheriffs, community crime prevention programs, victim and witness services, criminal justice and drug prevention education training, and drug control and system improvement. The report also describes administrative and financial management issues, with emphasis on grants administration responsibilities. Accomplishments during 1993 included formulating juvenile detention standards, funding minority delinquency prevention and intervention projects in Harrisburg and Philadelphia, and the implementation of school-based probation programs in 27 counties. Chart and list of grants
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Crime prevention planning; Criminal justice system planning; Grants or contracts; Juvenile justice reform; Pennsylvania
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